William Shakespeare, King Lear (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
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William Shakespeare, King Lear

William Shakespeare, King Lear

Author: Susan Bruce
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1998.
Series: Columbia critical guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Nearly three centuries of Lear criticism provide insight into the play's merit and its place within Shakespeare's work and the canon of English literature. Highlights include excerpts from the  Read more...


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Named Person: William Shakespeare; Lear, King of England (Legendary character); William Shakespeare; Lear, King of England (Legendary character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Bruce
ISBN: 0231115288 9780231115285 0231115296 9780231115292
OCLC Number: 39624902
Description: 192 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The Question of Value 5 --
Chapter 1 Neo-Classicism 15 --
Chapter 2 Romanticism 48 --
Chapter 3 Realism 83 --
Chapter 4 From Christianity to Chaos 116 --
Chapter 5 Contemporary Criticism of King Lear 149.
Series Title: Columbia critical guides.
Responsibility: edited by Susan Bruce.


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